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Author Scambary, B., author.

Title My country, mine country : Indigenous people, mining and development contestation in remote Australia / Benedict Scambary.

Publication Info. Canberra, Australia : Australian National University E Press, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 276 pages)
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Series Research monograph / Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, The Australian National University, Canberra ; no. 33
Research monograph (Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research) ; no. 33.
Note Contents viewed on Oct. 7, 2013; title from PDF title page.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-270) and index.
Summary Within the context of three mining agreements in north Australia this study considers Indigenous livelihood aspirations and their intersection with sustainable development agendas.
Contents Preliminary; Preface; List of tables; List of figures; Abbreviations and acronyms; 1. Indigenous policy, the mining industry, and Indigenous livelihoods: An introduction; 2. 'Government been mustering me ... ': Historical background; 3. 'They still mustering me': The three agreements; 4. The Ranger uranium mine: When opportunity becomes a cost; 5. 'We've got the richest trusts but the poorest people': The Yandi Land Use Agreement; 6. 'Achieving white dreams whilst being black': Agency and ambivalence at Century mine; 7. Conclusion; Bibliography; Index ; CAEPR Research Monograph Series.
Language English.
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Mines and mining -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Economic aspects.
Australiens (Aborigènes) -- Australie -- Droits miniers.
Australiens (Aborigènes) -- Terres -- Aspect économique.
Aboriginal Australians -- Mines and mining. (OCoLC)fst00794542
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst00794561
Australia. (OCoLC)fst01204543
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Scrambary, Benedict. My country, mine country. Acton, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2013 9781922144720 (OCoLC)823579657
ISBN 9781922144737 (electronic bk.)
1922144738 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000057846872
AU@ 000058146439
AU@ 000058538278
AU@ 000060582065
GBVCP 1008659754
DKDLA 820120-katalog:999896996705765

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